PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Three decades after the Empire's defeat, a new threat arises in the militant First Order. Stormtrooper defector Finn and spare parts scavenger Rey are caught up in the Resistance's search for the missing Luke Skywalker.
Luke Skywalker was meant to have a much larger role in the film, but his role was trimmed back out of fear that he would take attention away from the new characters.
Lor San Tekka:
This will begin to make things right. I've traveled too far and seen too much to ignore the despair in the galaxy. Without the Jedi, there can be no balance in the Force.
Poe Dameron: Well, because of you, now we have a chance. The General's been after this for ...
At 1:40:17 into the film (DVD version), they state that the weapon (Starkiller base) will be charged in 15 minutes. At 1:56:57, they state that the weapon will be charged in 30 seconds... more that 16 1/2 minutes later.
The first "Thank You" credit (usually dedicated to benefactors of the film or to organizations or locations that gave permission for filming/technical advice/support) is dedicated to "The patient family and friends of the cast and crew."
£34,011,849 (UK) (20 December 2015)
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